Working with chocolate can seem pretty simple at first. However, once you realize that candy melts, chocolate bark and chocolate chips weren't all made equal, you'll understand that there's more science to creating chocolate decorations than most would think.
If you're interested in working with chocolate, but you're not sure how to get started...check out this 3 hour class where you will learn how to make different floral designs out of chocolate using various techniques. Then, you'll pull it all together to create a gorgeous and delicious cake topper that you can take home!
In addition, in class you will also learn the art of properly tempering couverture chocolate and how to use cocoa butter to enhance your chocolate flowers.
INSTRUCTOR: Joseph Cumm
DATE: SUNDAY, Nov 10, 2019
TIME: 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
CLASS LENGTH: 3 HOURS
REGISTRATION FEE: $75 + Eventbrite Fees
VIP Plus and Professional Experience pass holders who would like to participate in the more advanced Extra Sugar Classes hosted by the industry's top cake and sugar artists have the option to transfer up to 25% of their Core Class credits to credits for use with their Extra Sugar Class registration fee. CLICK HERE to transfer your Core Class credits to Extra Sugar Class credits.
About Chef Joseph
Chef Joseph Cumm, CEPC currently works for CSM Bakery Solutions. Throughout the year, you can also find him traveling the country teaching many different techniques for all things pastry. Chef Joe has been creating pastry for the past 20 years and teaching pastry arts for the past 10 years. He is a Summa Cum Laude graduate of Johnson and Wales University where he was trained as a classical pastry chef. In 2010, he was nominated for Teacher of the Year for Two-Year colleges in the state of Virginia. Chef Joe takes great pride in teaching all aspects of pastry and enjoys watching his students push themselves to levels they never knew existed. His cakes’ and desserts have appeared in several magazines.
- 2018 ACF Southeast Pastry Chef of the Year
- Winner - Art of Cake at Pastry Live-Atlanta 2013 and 2015.
- 2 Time Food Network Winner - Cake Wars Christmas and King of Cones
- Competed - US Pastry Chef of the Year in NYC 2014 and 2015.
He competes and judges regularly in national competitions where he also teaches what he has learned from schooling, fellow colleagues, and life. www.itspastry.com